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"One of the most difficult things is not to change society – but to change yourself." #NelsonMandela
"I have always regarded myself, in the first place, as an African patriot" #AfricaDay2016 #AfricaDay #NelsonMandela
Today, 24/5/1994 #NelsonMandela’s first address to Parliament as President of South Africa db.nelsonmandela.org/speeches/pub_v…
"I learned that to humiliate another person is to make him suffer an unnecessarily cruel fate. Even as a boy....."
"People, not only in our country but around the world, were inspired to believe that through common human effort..."
"Giving children a healthy start in life, ......... , is the moral obligation of every one of us" #LivingTheLegacy
"To our generation, education became a key to unlock the gates of oppression, a tool against the warped logic...."
"I don’t like miracles that always occur in distant lands,especially.....are not capable of scientific explanation"
Today, 25/5/2000 #NelsonMandela received inaugural @LaureusSport Lifetime Achievement Award db.nelsonmandela.org/speeches/pub_v…
"The process of illusion and disillusionment is part of life and goes on endlessly" #NelsonMandela
Many deal with the scourge of poverty & homelessness daily. Let us make a difference in their lives today #Ubuntu
The final in a 7-part audio series Mandela: An Audio History now available at facebook.com/nelsonmandela/ @RadioDiaries
Today, 28 May 1986 #NelsonMandela whilst in prison watched the film 'I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings' #MayaAngelou
Today, 27/5/62 #Madiba had 45 min stopover in Accra, en route to Liberia on trip to get support for armed struggle
Today, 26/5/92 #Madiba said laws that repress freedom of expression do disservice to society db.nelsonmandela.org/speeches/pub_v…
"..people are increasingly becoming alive to the necessity of the solidarity of all democratic forces regardless..."
"....rights for all our citizens have to be protected&guaranteed, to ensure the genuine liberty of every individual"
"...is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered"
Today, 28 May 1971 #NelsonMandela & comrades on @Robben_Island were raided by drunken warders who made them strip
#tbt to the @NelsonMandela speech at the 2000 Laureus Awards that started it all for us! youtube.com/watch?v=GdopyA…
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"Frequently erstwhile revolutionaries have easily succumbed to greed, & the tendency to divert public resources...."
On this day, 23 May 1995 #NelsonMandela attended Beyers Naude’s 80th birthday celebrations db.nelsonmandela.org/speeches/pub_v…
Today, 22/5/62 #Madiba visited the Amechi region in Nigeria on clandestine trip to gain support for armed struggle
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